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Kapitein Zeppos

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Calm cool oasis on a mad hot day

Stumbled across this place on a very hot day, a lovely plant lined corridor leads to a very... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Denise G
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Wiltshire
Lovely Place but ....

After walking for some time we discovered this place on a lovely, quiet street. Really very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SueBuenosAires
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Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina
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“quirky decor”(3 reviews)
“gypsy jazz”(2 reviews)
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This charming café-restaurant housed in a historic building that was used for storing horse carriages during the 17th and 18th centuries, and later as a cigar factory in the early 1900s.In the 15th century it was a monastery. That's why the alley is...more
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5 Gebed Zonder End, 1012 HS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After walking for some time we discovered this place on a lovely, quiet street. Really very picturesque. It was agreeable to sit outside because there was practically nobody coming or going. What we really mostly enjoyed was the place. What we ordered was good but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I visited this cafe on her recommendation- she lives in Amsterdam and she enjoys it often for coffee. We ordered the mozzarella sandwich and the croque Madame. The mozarella sandwich was very small and a shop bought ciabatta roll was just covered...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Kapitein Z, Eigenaar at Kapitein Zeppos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very sorry to hear this and we will talk it over with our staff. And we are sorry to hear you didn't get an apolagy. We are trying to do our best, but in your case it didn't succeed.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant to celebrate my wifes birthday while on a trip to Amsterdam. Great atmosphere, quirky decor and a great menu. I had the bavette steak which cooked to perfection. We visited on a weekday evening and the restaurant was full of locals which...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank iansmartin67
Kapitein Z, Eigenaar at Kapitein Zeppos, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, thank you so much for your lovely review. We are very pleased to hear that you had such a wonderful time at our place. Hope to see you again!!!

Reviewed 16 October 2018

Such a lovely find. A true gem situated amidst a beautiful quiet side street. Food was great. Atmosphere comfy and cozy. Service and friendliness outstanding. Made for a most happy evening thanks to the gracious hospitality and warm welcome extended to us. It made our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cindy B
Kapitein Z, Eigenaar at Kapitein Zeppos, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Wow, thank you so much for your lovely review. It makes us feel very happy if people have a good time in our place! Hope to see you again!!!

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This restaurant not only made us wait along time, but the spring chicken ordered was four chicken wings sealed together with very little chicken, the roasted vegetables was a baked potato. The risotto was nice but all in all Shame on those who served this

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alan H
Kapitein Z, Eigenaar at Kapitein Zeppos, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

I/m very sorry to hear you that you didn't have a good experience in our place. We always try to do our best, but in your case we didn't succeed very well. I still hope you have a pleasant stay in Amsterdam.

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Stumbled across this place on a very hot day, a lovely plant lined corridor leads to a very eclectic bisto. Good chicken avocado sandwich, really good bread.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Denise G
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Spent 5 days here at at Robin Nolan’s gypsy jazz guitar retreat - learning, rehearsing, eating, drinking and performing. Barr, restaurant and music areas comfortable and have character. Bob and his staff worked hard, and consistently did their best to look after all customers. Dutch...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Kapitein Z, Eigenaar at Kapitein Zeppos, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely words and it was very nice to have you around a couple of days! It's always a joy when Robin and Jason do their gypsy jazz guitar retreat! Hope to see you next time!

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Great little hidden gem in the city which is well worth a visit. With its quirky interior and helpful staff you will not be disappointed. I ordered the shrimp croquettes which were exceptional, and my husband was delighted with the shellfish soup and Marisco he...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank fashiontiger
Kapitein Z, Eigenaar at Kapitein Zeppos, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. Hope to see you again

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

terrible food ! we didn’t eat anything, and no one asked why! terrible dont ever try it. prices so expensive for this food

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We happened upon Kapitein Zeppos while wandering around looking for a spot of lunch. We ate outside, great beer and a salmon salad that was delicious along with a focaccia sandwich. Very tasty and simple. We also had the apple pie dessert, again excellent. The...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Soraya M
Kapitein Z, Eigenaar at Kapitein Zeppos, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you so much for your kind Words!!!

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Red Light District (De Wallen)
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historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
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aidan h
29 December 2017|
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Response from Kees H | Reviewed this property |
Same answer as Tom D. There was no live music when we were there but best is to ask Kapitein Zeppos.
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aidan h
29 December 2017|
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Response from zimof1 | Reviewed this property |
No, as far as I know there is no live music
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Adrienne S
24 March 2017|
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Response from Kapitein Z | Property representative |
You're more then welcome and we accept international credit cards!
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